Lion's Services

General Information

Lion's Services
4600 A North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28213
(704) 921 1527


Jim Cranford, Executive Director,

Services Offered

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provides consultation/technical assistance to other employees and businesses regarding issues of employment of the blind or visually impaired.

  • Counseling
    • Provides counseling services related to employment.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Provides vocational training, vocational rehabilitation, on-the-job-site coaching, placement in job, on-site industrial employment, training for competitive integrated employment.

  • Professional Training
    • Offers in-service instruction for vocational trainers of persons who are blind or visually impaired.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides vocational rehabilitation.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Performs eye examinations, including pupil dilation for detection of eye disease. Provides prescription glasses and professional eye health counseling.